23 Jul 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Sana Packaging introduced the cannabis industry’s “first” concentrate lid made entirely from “ocean-bound” and reclaimed ocean plastic. Meanwhile, Mars Wrigley... Read More
21 Jul 2021
--- Japanese probiotic milk company Yakult has announced a series of environmental sustainability targets to slash its carbon emissions, water consumption and plastic usage.
21 Jul 2021
--- Tetra Pak and Stora Enso are partnering on a complete recycling solution for beverage cartons in Poland. The large-scale carton repulping line at Stora Enso’s Ostrołęka production unit aims to triple the recycling... Read More
20 Jul 2021
--- Flexible packaging supplier Scholle IPN is partnering with Obbotec, a Netherlands-based plastics firm specializing in advanced forms of chemical recycling technologies. The two companies will work on engineering and testing... Read More
19 Jul 2021
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly updated news feed for the coronavirus information and... Read More
16 Jul 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Liquibox and WestRock teamed up to deliver an optimal e-commerce liquid format for beverage, liquid food and home care brands. Meanwhile, Syntegon Technology added a fully integrated, AI-enabled... Read More
14 Jul 2021
--- As COVID-19 social restrictions gradually ease, global consumers are returning to gyms and reengaging with more active lifestyles. The burgeoning nutritional powder and energy bar markets resulting from this trend require... Read More
13 Jul 2021
--- IMA Dairy & Food USA is launching a patented punch technology enabling multipack yogurt cups to be easily separated, supporting the shift to recyclable, mono-material packaging. Ideally suited to IMA’s Erca,... Read More
12 Jul 2021
--- Multivac is launching a thermoforming packaging machine for producing vacuum and modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) for snack products. The F 286 thermoforming packaging machine’s main features are its high level of... Read More
09 Jul 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Huhtamaki launched a post-consumer recycled fiber carton branded Futuro for cooked colored eggs in Europe. Meanwhile, Smurfit Kappa acquired Cartonbox, a Mexican folding carton company, and... Read More
06 Jul 2021
--- Scotland-based Arjowiggins is launching an antimicrobial surface treatment for paper products that inhibits the ability of bacteria and viruses to survive on packaging surfaces.
29 Jun 2021
--- Tetra Pak is investing €100 million (US$119 million) in expanding its Châteaubriant plant in France. The plant designs and manufactures caps with a special focus on the increased production of tethered caps. The... Read More
25 Jun 2021
--- In packaging news this week, BASF forged a collaboration with Pulpex and its global partners to develop proprietary, food-grade barrier technologies for the Pulpex paper bottle. Meanwhile, Mondi partnered with German... Read More
22 Jun 2021
--- Multivac is unveiling an efficient labeling solution for egg packs using its L 310 full wrap labeler, boosting product shelf appeal and providing a secure label. Typical packs of four, six or ten eggs are practical and... Read More
18 Jun 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Novolex launched a production line for manufacturing compostable cold beverage cups. Meanwhile, Mondi teamed up with the Italian machine producer ACMI to create a new wrapping system for pallets... Read More
16 Jun 2021
--- Researchers at British Institute Campden BRI and sterile packaging specialist Sterafill have developed a plasma technology capable of cutting pre- and re-sterilization times in packaging by up to 93 percent compared to... Read More
16 Jun 2021
--- Long-term growth in the soups and sauces category has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, with more consumers purchasing shelf-stable foods via e-commerce channels and preparing meals at home. Innova Market Insights... Read More
14 Jun 2021
--- Amcor is launching a specialty multi-chamber pouch for drug-device combination products in Europe. The Dual Chamber Pouch has already won a 2021 Award from the Flexible Packaging Association for its technical innovation and... Read More
11 Jun 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Henkel Adhesive Technologies unveiled a palletizing adhesive packaging format that cuts or fully dispenses with the need for film and pallet stretch wrap. The plastics circular economy sparked... Read More
04 Jun 2021
--- Tetra Pak has unveiled its new UHT 2.0 heating portfolio and E3/Speed Hyper packaging equipment for milk. Together, these solutions are designed to slash greenhouse gas emissions, as well as steam and water usage, while... Read More